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General Manager

Jeremy Sarnataro
General Manager
(480) 291-5100

I am from Phoenix, AZ and love living here in the desert. I love being outdoors, playing basketball, doing yoga, and golfing. My favorite thing about the Volvo brand is its commitment to the satisfaction and safety of their customers. My favorite car is a Volvo XC60.

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Sales Manager

Tim Raspiller
Desk Manager
(480) 291-5100

Moved to Arizona in late 70's Graduated from ASU.  Have been in the Automobile Business since 1983. Love all outdoor activities, avid Hunter, Fishing, Golf and Hiking all over Arizona.

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Sales

Chris Dee
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100

I was born and raised in Mundelein, IL and moved to Phoenix in 2 years ago. I enjoy motocross and desert riding. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the safety features and its fun driving dynamics. My favorite car is a 1967 Chevelle.

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Jonny Ramirez
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100

I was raised in Yuma and moved to Phoenix 10 years ago. I love fishing and spending time with my family. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the safety. My favorite car is a VOLVO S90.

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Max Chiandet
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100

I was born in Ohio and raised in California and Arizona. My hobbies include being part of a small car club, running track events and going to various car shows. I also do small photography when I have spare time. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the comfort and the high quality safety. My favorite car is the Ferrari Dino.

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Shawn Yunger
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100

Originally from Sarasota Florida I have lived in Arizona for 14 amazing years. I enjoy driving my Volvo S60 T8, golf, good food and better company. I have been working in 3 years in the Automotive Industry all with Volvo. I want my customers to have the best buying experience possible. The best part of working for Courtesy Volvo is the people.  My favorite car is the McLaren F1.

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Alfonso Scharff
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant 
480-291-5100

Originally from San Diego Calif. I have lived in Arizona since 2018. My interests include music, video games, technology and cars. The best part of working here at Courtesy Volvo are the people. I want to connect customers with the perfect car in an easy no hassle manner. My favorite car is the Nissan GTR. Although I had no idea how cool Volvo's were until I started working here.  They are becoming a favorite. 

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Jesus Flores
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant 
480-291-5100

I have lived here in Arizona over 23 years. My interests include muscle cars and classic cars. My favorite car is the 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429. I have been working in the Auto Industry for 3 years. The best part of working for Courtesy Volvo is the professional and pressure free environment. We strive to take care of the customer first, whether they are buying now or later. I personally hope to provide customers with an exceptional buying experience.

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Tyler Wierzgacz
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100

Originally from Mundelein Illinois, I have been in Arizona for 4 years.  I enjoy motocross, wakeboarding, autocross and any action sport.  I am fairly new to the Automotive Industry. The best part of working for Courtesy Volvo is how everyone here is willing to help. My customer goal is to make sure each person is completely satisfied with their purchase.  My favorite car is the Porsche GT3 RS.

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Brenna Kennedy
Sales, Leasing and Subscription Consultant
(480) 291-5100


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Reception

Diana Pick
Receptionist
(480) 291-5100

I have worked for Volvo for 10 years and would not work for any other car dealership. I have been at Courtesy Volvo since it opened in August 2017. My favorite thing about the Volvo brand is their luxury features and safety. My favorite car is a Volvo XC40.

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Porter

Diego Zarate
480-291-5100

I was born in Mexico City and have been an Arizona resident for 15 years. I enjoy classic muscle cars, anything that involves the outdoors and music. I have worked in the Automotive Industry for the last 5 years. The best part about working here at Courtesy Volvo is the family environment. I hope to give customers the best possible experience. My favorite car is the 1969 Chevy

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Marco Tsosie
Porter Manager
(480) 291-5100

I was born in New Mexico but grew up in Phoenix and have lived here ever since. My interests outside of work are playing fantasy football, hiking and spending time with my three kids. My favorite sport is all kinds of football. I have been in the car business for 21 years. My favorite thing about Volvo's is they are Swedish-made and unique. The best thing about working for Courtesy is they make you part of the family. My favorite car is a 1967 Ford Mustang. My goal for customers here is to make sure they are all satisfied.

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George Lorento
Lot Attendant
(480) 291-5100

I am from San Diego and moved to Phoenix 2017. My hobbies are drawing and playing with my dog. I have an amazing wife and daughter. My favorite sport is soccer. I have been in the car business for 2 years. My favorite thing about Volvo's is their attention to detail in the appearance and design. My favorite car is an Audi A6.

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Alex Lochinger
Lot Attendant
(480) 291-5100


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Used Department

Fredy Moreno
Digital Marketer
(480) 291-5100

I have worked at Courtesy Volvo since its opening in August 2017. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is how fun the models are to drive and their handling. My favorite car is a Ford Raptor.

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Alan Jimenez
Inventory Assistant Manager
(480) 291-5100

I am from Phoenix, AZ and have lived here my entire life. I love movies and finding new places to eat good food. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the luxury in appearance and that can be felt in driving them. My favorite car is a Toyota Prius.

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Karina Reagan
Acquisitions
(480) 291-5100

I am from Kelseyville, CA and moved to Phoenix four years ago. I have two little kids and I love spending time with them. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the pilot assist and the styling of them. My favorite car is a Volvo S60.

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Service

Deborah Thornhill
Warranty Clerk
(480) 291-5100

I am originally from California and moved here with my family in 2012. I have 5 children and my main interest outside of work is spending time with them. My favorite sport is surfing. I have been in the industry for 4 years. My favorite thing about Volvo's is they are reliable, safe cars. My favorite car is a Volvo S90. My goal for customers here is that they leave happy and feel supported.

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Jud White
Service Advisor
(480) 291-5100

I grew up in San Diego, CA and moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1990. I have been with Volvo for 17 years because I love the product. When away from work I umpire baseball, and golf. When not doing that I love to spend time with my grand baby who is my angel in my life. I have the most amazing wife and 4 great kids. My favorite thing about Volvo's is that they are the safest car in the world. The best thing about working for Courtesy is they are family-owned and love their employees as family. My all-time favorite car is a Volvo C30. The goal I have for my customers is for them to walk away feeling satisfied and safe in their vehicles.

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Jacob Kannada
(480) 291-5100

I was born in Yelm, Washington. I moved to the Phoenix valley in 2013. I love motocross and grew up competing. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand that it is safety meets stylish. My favorite car is a VOLVO XC90.

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Michael Wagner
Service Advisor
(480) 291-5100

Born and raised in Scottsdale Arizona. My interests include motorcycles, cooking, firearms and music.  I have been working in the Automotive Industry for over 31 years. My goal for customers is to give the best service we can provide. My favorite car is the Porsche GT2.

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Joe Collings
Service Valet
(480) 291-5100

I am from Bryn Mawr, PA and moved to here to Scottsdale in 1956. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the styling and handling of all the models. My favorite car is the VOLVO XC60.

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Carl Spiekerman
Service Valet
(480) 291-5100

Originally from Richmond Virginia, I have lived in Arizona for 48 years. This is my first year working for Courtesy Volvo. The best part of working here is the people and my goal is to make the customers happy. Outside of work I enjoy golf.

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Brendan Armstrong
Service Valet
(480) 291-5100

 I was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. On my free time I like to hang out with friends and I like to travel and explore new areas. Some of my hobbies include surfing, shooting, poker, and snowboarding. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the sound system and the autopilot. My favorite cars are the Ferrari 488 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG 6x6.

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Joey Navejas
Window Tint Specialist
(480) 291-5100

I was born and raised in Peoria, Arizona and still live there now with my family. I have two daughters that I love to spend time with. My favorite sport is football. I have been in the industry for 8 years. My favorite thing about Volvo's is they are the safest cars on the market. The best thing about working for Courtesy is they are accommodating to their employees. My favorite car is a Chevy C-10 long bed. My goal for my customers is that I will give them 100% effort and a flawless product.

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Lupe Rodriguez
Detail Supervisor
(480) 291-5100


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Erik Rodriguez
Detail Professional
(480) 291-5100


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Allen Thomas
Detail Professional
(480) 291-5100


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Eric Ruvalcaba
Service Valet
(480) 291-5100

I was born in Phoenix and been back here the last 15 years. On my off time, I enjoy playing soccer, off roading and boxing. I am new to the Automotive Industry. Working at Courtesy Volvo I enjoy hanging with the other employees and driving Volvos. My goal for customers is for them to feel welcome here. My favorite car is a Hellcat SRT Redeye.

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Service Technician

Vince Jasperson Sr
Service Technician
(480) 291-5100

I am from Phoenix, AZ and love the desert dry heat. I have been at Courtesy VOLVO since it opened in September 2017. I have worked as a technician for more than 30 years, 20 of which have been side by side with my son Vince Jr. My favorite thing about the VOLVO brand is the longevity of the product and attention to detail. My favorite car is a VOLVO XC90.

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Nathan Viljoen
Service Technician
(480) 291-5100

I am born and raised from Arizona and have lived in Phoenix for 15 plus years. I have worked as a service technician for the last 20 years and have been at Courtesy Volvo shortly after its opening in September 2017. In my spare time I love to watch all kinds of sports and spend time with my family. My favorite thing about the Volvo brand is their innovation in safety and technology features. My favorite car is a Volvo SPORT P1900.

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Ulises Jacobo
Service Technician
(480) 291-5100

I am born and raised from Phoenix, AZ and enjoy not being in the snow. I started at this dealership when they opened in August 2017 and have become a part of the Courtesy Family. Some of my hobbies are playing and watching sports and spending time with family. My favorite thing about the Volvo brand is how long they last and their reliability. My favorite car is a Volvo C30.

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Jason Zepeda
Service Technician
(480) 291-5100

I have been in Arizona for 27 years. I enjoy reading, world history, art and learning new skills. I have been in the working at Courtesy Volvo about 1 year and want to provide customers with the best possible service. My favorite car is the 2006 Subaru WRX Impreza.

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Giovanni Santillan
Service Technician
(480) 291-5100

I grew up in Los Angeles California, recently moving to Arizona. My hobbies include fishing, camping, outdoors and traveling to new places.  I have been working in the Automotive Industry for about 12 years now.  The best part about working here at Courtesy Volvo is the great environment and all my co-workers.  My favorite car is the 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS.  I strive to give my customers satisfaction and get it right the first time.

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Caleb Maroushek
Service Technician
480-291-5100

Originally from Winona Minnesota, I have been in Arizona for over 7 years.  My interests revolve around working on cars and working out. New to the Automotive Industry I enjoy working with cool people and get to be around cars all day. My favorite car is the 1967 Shelby GT 500.

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BDC

Deborah Diamond
BDC Director
480-291-5100

Originally from Florida, I have lived in Arizona for 6 years now.  I enjoy beaches, golf, travel and Veteran Charities.  Working in the Automotive Industry for over 15 years, I enjoy the amazing team here at Courtesy Volvo of Scottsdale. My goal for my customers it to experience the "Courtesy Way".  My favorite car is a Bentley.

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Denicia Denogean
BDC Associate
480-291-5100

Born and lived here in Arizona all my life.  I enjoy hiking, Pittsburg Steelers Football, travel and coffee connoisseur. I have been in the Auto Industry for 6 years now and enjoy the friendly staff and great management here at Courtesy Volvo.  My favorite car is the Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500. My goal for customers is to make them feel like family and have a great experience every time.

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Carl Cox
BDC Associate
480-291-5100

I have been living in Arizona over 28 years. My interests include crypto currency, video games, meditation and yoga.  I have been working in the Auto Industry for 2 years and my favorite car is the BMW 7 Series.  I want to offer every customer a true VIP experience.

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Kassidy Wakefield
BDC
480-291-5100


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Michael Hammons
BDC Associate
(480) 291-5100


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Finance and Insurance

Dana Miller
Finance Director
480-527-2907

Born in Spokane Washington, I have lived here in Arizona for the past 22 years. The best part of working in the Automotive Industry for the past 16 years is the people. My fellow team members and customers here at Courtesy Volvo are great. Outside of work I enjoy cooking, hiking, reading, gardening, playing cards and board games. My first car a 1965 Karman Ghia is my favorite, but I also love wagons, the Volvo V60. I want all my customers to have a "wow" experience every time.

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Jason Hise
Finance Manager
(480) 291-5145

I was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved to Phoenix in 2009. My hobbies are long boarding and playing with my dog. She is a 7 year-old pitbull mastiff named Indie. My favorite sport is football. I have been in the car business for 2 years. My favorite thing about Volvo's is their luxury package and they are the safest cars in the world. The best thing about working for Courtesy is they are family owned and are honest. My favorite care is a Skyline GTR. My aim for my customers is for them to have the best experience possible.

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Josh Bobinski
Finance
480-291-5146


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Parts

Alex Cuellar
Parts Manager
(480) 291-5100

I was born in Guanajuato Mexico and have lived here in the Phoenix area for 26 years.  I spend my free time with sports, cars, family and professional growth. I have been working in the Automotive Industry since 2005. The best part of working at Courtesy Volvo is the warm welcoming to the group and support at every turn. My goal for customers it to make them feel as part of our growing family.  My favorite car is the Audi R8.

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Bucky Bethancourt
Parts Specialist
(480) 291-5100

Born and raised in Phoenix, AZ. Local education including Phoenix College. Involved in Auto Parts Industry during High School. Appointed Volvo Parts Manager in 1984. I have experience in many Auto Manufacturers Parts Programs Including: Nissan, Mazda, Chrysler, Volkswagen, Hyundai and Aftermarket parts suppliers. Continue involvement in Christian Ministry and Education.

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Mike Ray
Parts Specialist
(480) 291-5100

I am a Valley Native, I am married with 2 children and 2 grandsons. I enjoy exploring the back roads of Arizona and finding old mines and ghost towns.

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Stephen Shipley
Parts Specialist
(480) 291-5100

I am originally from Kansas City, Kansas, living here in Arizona for the last 14 years. My interests include golfing, watching movies and video games. I have been working in the Auto Industry for 7 years. I strive to treat customers with respect like they are part of my family and assist with their needs.

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Andrew Marquez
Parts and Shipping Specialist
(480) 291-5100

I have lived in Arizona all my life and working in the Automotive Industry for 6 years. The like working for Courtesy Volvo because the company is very family oriented, home away from home. Outside of work I enjoy camping, fishing, playing guitar, drums and football.  I strive to give my customers the best experience possible and have them leave with a smile.

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Chief Operating Officer

Jason Church
Chief Operating Officer
(480) 291-5100

Born in Africa, I have had an adventurous beginning before joining the Family car business. My early years I worked for Procter & Gamble. A great experience learning from a talented team. My wife and I met in South Africa, we got married in Mexico, and then moved to London. Here I continued to work for P&G, and we were blessed with two daughters. In 2008 we moved to Phoenix and I joined the family business at Courtesy Chevrolet. My brother's Mark and Scott Gruwell and my father in law, showed me the ropes as I worked in number of positions at the dealership. Once in the United States we again were blessed with our third daughter. After four years I also became an American Citizen. I am excited to be leading the team at the new Courtesy Volvo of Scottsdale. If you have any questions please reach out to me. Regards Jason Church.


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